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Miss De Camp

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    England (probably, drawn)

  • Date:

    late 18th - early 19th century (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    De Wilde, Samuel, born 1748 - died 1832 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    drawn in black and red chalk, tinted

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.823

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 8

Physical description

Portrait of the actress Miss Maria Thersa Kemble (later Mrs Kemble); Half-length; Holding a veil over her head with both hands; Drawn in black and red chalk, the face tinted.

Place of Origin

England (probably, drawn)

Date

late 18th - early 19th century (drawn)

Artist/maker

De Wilde, Samuel, born 1748 - died 1832 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

drawn in black and red chalk, tinted

Dimensions

Height: 13.2 in, Width: 8 in

Descriptive line

De Wilde, Samuel; Portrait of the actress Miss Maria Thersa Kemble (later Mrs Kemble); Half-length; Holding a veil over her head with both hands; Drawn in black and red chalk, the face tinted; English School; Late 18th - early 19th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum, 1874.

Materials

Paper; Black chalk; Red chalk

Techniques

Drawing (image-making); Tinting

Subjects depicted

Portrait; Woman; Theatre; Actress

Categories

Drawings; Portraits; Entertainment & Leisure

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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